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Civilization by Bernard Lewis
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...Bernard Lewis, in his essay, "I'm Right, You're Wrong, Go to Hell", civilization is discussed under the context of both religion and ethnicity. Lewis says that there have been a lot of civilizations all throughout the human history. He identifies Mustafa Kemal as the one who dealt with the "relative condition of civilizations in some... is an important aspect which shapes a particular society. The character of a society, along its members, is often defined by the civilization that thrives on them. The term "civilization" has been often regarded to as a synonym of culture in both the academic and popular circles. The term could also be used to denote the society as a whole. Bernard Lewis, in his essay,...
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Business: Bernard Madoff
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...Bernard Madoff admitted on March 12 2009 that he was guilty to an eleven count of unlawful charges. He was charged with infringementsof the 1933 securities act, 1934 securities exchange act, and the 1940’s investment advisers act anti-fraud provisions (Siegel 112). Madoff confessed during his hearing that he had been greatly involved in defraud and several investors had fallen victims. Madoff was given a life sentence of 150 years on June 29 2009. Earlier in 1960, Madoff established an investment firm that was known as Bernard Madoff investment securities, LLC. It was among the largest trading firms at that time and its focus was mainly to manage investment, to advice and to manage... ?. Introduction...
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George Bernard Shaw
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...Bernard Shaw exert on the theatre in the second half of the twentieth century Include and analyze at least two plays. George Bernard Shaw was a giant figure within the intellectual, political and theatrical fields in the Twentieth Century. Because he lived so long (into his nineties), his legacy spread throughout a number of different endeavors, but there is a recurring theme throughout all his work. This theme is the fact that each social class serves its own ends, and that the upper class had essentially won over the lower class. It was this theme that dominated some of his most well-known plays such as Major Barbara and Pygmalion, and it was this legacy... are searching for, but which...
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Bernard Malamund's Jewbird
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...Bernard Malamund shows the conflicts and consequences that provoke differences between two Jews, Cohen and Schwart "Jewbird". While the two share the same faith, their perceptions of how it should be practiced and their outlook on their lives couldn't be more different from one another. While Jewbird remains unaffected, Cohen has allowed the overbearing and popular demands of the American culture to break him down and cause him to become bitter. Malamund's story tells only one of the many struggles between heritage and what is accepted by society. Over the course of history many... History books are filled with s of people who have been persecuted for being different. In his short story The Jew Bird,...
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Bernard Lawrence Bernie Madoff
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...Bernard Madoff was running a Ponzi scheme which was advertised as a legitimate hedge fund investment. A Ponzi scheme can be defined as an investment fraud that involves the payment of purported returns to existing investors from funds contributed by new investors (Sec, 2001). The first type of illegal behavior was fraud. Fraud is considered a violation of existing laws in the United States. The fraudulent activity of the company violated the Securities Act of 1933. The second type of illegal behavior was deception as the company was selling an investment product that did not exist since the company did... The illegal behavior associated with this scheme hurt thousands of investors worldwide. Bernard...
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Bernard Arnault's Leadership Style
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...Bernard Arnault, the seventh richest man in the world, whose net worth is assumed to be around $26 billion US dollars, is a French businessman whose style of leadership has been much appreciated. He is a self-made man and is called the Pope of Fashion. He built the world's largest fashion and luxury goods group and controls Christian Dior and LVMH with nearly 50 highly known brands, including Marc Jacobs, Louis Vuitton bags and many more. He used hard-nosed tactics to put his empire together for the last 20 years and clearly understood the worldwide potential of his goods, when no one else did and he also had the capacity to exploit any situation. His entrepreneurial background must have... 168964...
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'Cal' by Bernard Mac Laverty
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...Bernard Mac Laverty "Cal" is the jewel in the crown of novels about Ireland. Written in 1983, in the midst of the "Troubles" of Northern Ireland, by the Irishman, "Cal" succeeded in giving the deep understanding of what was happening within the country at that period. Bernard Mac Laverty showed Ireland through the insight world of a person named Cal who suffered psychological torment from political and religious division of Irish people. The state appears to us as a violent society, in which people are experiencing hate and anger towards each other. We can see not only mere facts of the history but feel how did they affect the Irish. Cal McCluskey is a young, Catholic man living... that at...
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Bernard Shaw's Ceasar and Cleopatra
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...Bernard Shaw's presentation of Cleopatra George Bernard Shaw used a unique technique to depict Cleopatra in his one of the famous work "Ceasar and Cleopatra". Since it is historical play he could successfully bring the social reflection of the time under the royal invasion of territories focusin the fact of Roman invasion of the world with a special reference of Egypt and the consequences. The character bears the might of maternal love, a genuine human of flesh & blood and political ambition via romantic tragedy. Order#: 171758 Deadline: 2007-05-23 18:24 Style: APA Language Style: English UK Pages: 8 Sources: 5 Writer ID: 6746 THE PLAY 'CEASAR AND CLEOPATRA': AN INTRODUCTION Caesar... ...
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Walking Utopia By Bernard Bate
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...Bernard Bate In South India, democratic meetings are highly regarded similar to the temple festival celebrations. This is because such meetings debate contemporary social life aspects with suggestions to the typical Tamil literary principle. In this regard, Bate’s (2009) discussions of political meetings in Madurai help people to concentrate on things that affect their daily experiences in the urban settings. The evenings comprise of political and religious discussions that contributed to the establishment of the Dravidian meetings. These were historical events that brought together rural and urban folks in advocating for the plights (Bate, 2009). The Revolution... Media and Society “Walking Utopia” By...
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Bernard Shaw's Pygmalion
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...Bernard Shaw’s Pygmalion Introduction An epilogue occurs as either a speech or section in a novel or play that occurs at the endand serves to explain the conclusion of the plot. Bernard Shaw ends his play, Pygmalion in an epilogue. In the section, the author adopts a commentary approach as he explains the vital occurrences in the conclusion of the play. Such is a strategic conclusion to the play given the fact that it ends in a suspense. The epilogue just as the name suggests is not part of the play but serves to explain the intricate features of the conflict as the play ends. Shaw therefore wrote the epilogue to justify the complex nature of the play’s...
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Bernard Montgomery vs Erwin Rommel
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...Bernard Montgomery vs. Erwin Rommel The difficulty in dealing with Generals of German of World War 2 is differentiating among reality and myth. This is mainly problematical due to their record, characters and histories are continuously being re-inspected. As peter Dennis states that the legend of Erwin Rommel nicknamed as the ‘Desert Fox” has verified to be exceptionally permanent. There are lots of historical topics enclosing his real virtues as a military chief officer and the amount of his real participation in the anti-Hitler scheme, and nevertheless on near examination he happen to come forward as a easy, uncomplicated man whose aptitude and personality guaranteed his accomplishments... ...
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Bernard Montgomery Vs. Erwin Rommel
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...Bernard Montgomery vs. Erwin Rommel The difficulty in dealing with Generals of German of World War 2 is differentiating among reality and myth. This is mainly problematical due to their record, characters and histories are continuously being re-inspected. As peter Dennis states that the legend of Erwin Rommel nicknamed as the ‘Desert Fox” has verified to be exceptionally permanent. There are lots of historical topics enclosing his real virtues as a military chief officer and the amount of his real participation in the anti-Hitler scheme, and nevertheless on near examination he happen to come forward as a easy, uncomplicated man whose aptitude and personality guaranteed his accomplishments... ...
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Bernard Madoff Investment Securities Scandal
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...Bernard Madoff Investment Securities Scandal Bernard Lawrence "Bernie" Madoff is one of the greatest frauds ever witnessed in American stockmarket history. He was succeeded in defrauding thousands of investors and billions of dollars. Even though Madoff started his fraud activities in the 1980’s, he was succeeded in escaping from the eyes of law till 2009. On June 29, 2009, Madoff was sentenced to 150 years of imprisonment by the court. This paper briefly explains Bernard Madoff’s investment securities scandal. Bernard Madoff Investment Securities Scandal “Bernard Madoff is the investment manager who...
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Bernard Madoff Ponzi Scheme Case
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...Bernard Madoff Ponzi Scheme Case Introduction Bernard Madoff operated what was considered to be one of the most successful investment strategies in the world, for more than seventeen years. His embezzlement of funds came to light in December 2008, as one of the most detrimental Ponzi schemes in history. Many large private investors, sophisticated bankers, hedge funds, charitable institutions, and others have been severely impacted by the Madoff’s fraud (Gregoriou & Lhabitant, 2009a). The former director of National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotation System (NASDAQ), had been “pretending to operate a hedge fund that turned to be an...
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Research for the Bernard Madoff Case
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...Bernard Madoff Case Bernard Lawrence "Bernie" Madoff is the greatest frauds ever witnessed in American stock market history. He was succeeded in collecting as much as 50 billion U.S. Dollars by defrauding thousands of investors. The investors were unaware of the wrong motives of Madoff and invested heavily in the Ponzi scheme offered by Madoff’s company. Investors did not bother much about the capital when they got huge returns. Madoff was succeeded in cheating the public and the authorities for around 30 years and no investigating agencies were able to find out the scandal and the wrong motives. Finally, Madoff himself revealed the truth to his sons and...
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'The Pleasure of Architecture' Bernard Tschumi
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...Bernard. (1977). “The Pleasure of Architecture.” Architectural Design 47 (3).... ? Introduction The ability to predict responses from architecture is one which can be determined by architects. This is specific to the ideal of pleasure and what most in society and culture consider as a pleasurable space. While there are specific components which are able to identify what is pleasurable as well as whether the response will be positive or negative; however, there are also ideals of experimentation and innovation which can’t be predicted. Even though there are acceptable measures for pleasure, there aren’t measures for the innovations often used in architecture which are later determined as pleasurable....
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The Fraud of the Century: Bernard Madoff
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...Bernard Madoff devised a Ponzi scheme that took away near about 50 million dollars from his clients through his firm Madoff Investment Securities. Misusing his position in the society as a well-known financial adviser, he easily managed to run the Ponzi scheme evading the scrutiny and investigation of auditors and SEC. Later on, Harry Markopolos, an independent financial investigator developed serious doubts about the marketing strategies of Madoff due to the high returns he offered. In 2005, Markopolos reported to the SEC that Madoff was running the biggest Ponzi scheme in the history. Still it took a long time to assess for the authorities... ? (Assignment) Madoff’s Ponzi scheme (Case Study) Overview...
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An Intriguing person George Bernard Shaw
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...Bernard Shaw George Bernard Shaw is a person who has always intrigued me and each time when I read his quotes I was left mesmerized . The most attractive thing about him is his way of thinking. The first time when I got appealed by him was when I read a quote which really touched by heart and thinking level. Shaw was asked by one person the reason for not decorating his house with cut flowers. In his reply Shaw stated that ,I do love children very much but I don’t cut their heads and keep them in my drawing room. What a great thinker? This shows the fact that he is extra – ordinary and indeed he loved nature from his heart. Even though Shaw was world renowned person... ? An Intriguing person – George...
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Investment Alternative Benchmarking for Bernard Lester
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...BERNARD LESTER Investment Alternative Benchmarking for Bernard Lester In APA Style By Student's Name Course Name University Step 1. The global automotive industry documents the pressing strategy of players in forming alliances with each other to support growth. The two companies which will be evaluated in this paper namely, Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) and Ford Motor Company (Ford) have already faced various decisions regarding the strategic directions they are going to take. This paper will look at the issues considered by these two business organizations when faced with the decision of having to merge or acquire in order to pursue... Running Head: INVESTMENT ALTERNATIVE BENCHMARKING FOR...
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Flights of Love by Bernard Schlink
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...Bernard Schlink is a book that makes an exploration into the different facets of love and the moral dilemmas they entail within the cultural-historical context of 20th Century Germany. The book, therefore, despite its title is neither a collection of love stories. Instead, like the "rock or dune, the beach, and the sea" in the painting of the Girl with Lizard; love, falling in love, being in love, and falling out of love "are not so important" (Schlink 10). With a mixture of symbolisms and historical accounts into the events at the time each story took place, Schlink illustrates a myriad of complex, yet engaging situations where human beings are affected and brought to action... 20th Century Germany,...
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The Elephant Man by Bernard Pomerance
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...Bernard Pomerance The American Bernard Pomerance (born 1940) was the brain behind theplay "The Elephant Man", based on true-to-life events in the life of Joseph (sometimes John) Carey Merrick (1862-1890), the Englishman who was the subject of all the sympathy of Victorian Era England because of the tremendously severe deformities in his body. (Wikipedia 2007). The play revolved around the early life and times of Merrick, who in the last years of his short life became a celebrity figure because of his appearances in freak shows, and his eventual rescuing by the surgeon Dr. Frederick Treves from his manager at the freak shows, the insatiable... The Demands of Society in the play The Elephant Man by...
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Sequel to Pygmalion by George Bernard Shaw
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...Bernard Shaw Introduction Pygmalion by George Bernard Shaw is a play considered as a romantic humor. George is a professional Irish writer who was exceptional in composing and writing captivating plays. The story presents the social and economic life of the British, by accounting on the women’s liberty, exposed as a romantic comedy. Pygmalion has major characters that George uses to build the plot of the story and they include; Henry Higgins, Eliza Doolittle, Colonel Pickering, Mrs. Higgins and Alfred Doolittle. The minor characters in the play are Clara, Freddy, Mrs. Eynsford Hill, Mrs. Pearce and Nepomuuck. Plot of the Play The play commence when Mrs. Eynsford... Task Sequel to Pygmalion by George...
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HOWARD GOODALL'S 20TH CENTURY GREATS - BERNARD HERMAN
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...Bernard Herman Howards video is a great insight into the life and music of Bernard Hermann. It is an excellent documentary made for musicians and non-musicians. Howard analyses how the most significant works of Bernard Herrmann were conceived. Howard’s video covers the entire career of Hermann with a specific emphasis on his collaborations with Alfred Hitchcock. According to Howard, Hermann is best known for his masterpieces Vertigo and Hitchcock. He completely transformed film music and dragging out of its reliance on the 19th century Vienna sounds and textures and into the contemporary age. He brought the orchestra up to date with imaginative and unparalleled... Howard Goodalls 20th Century Greats -...
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St. bernard of Clairvaux( 1090 -1153) page review
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...Bernard of Clairvaux According to Saint Bernard of Clairvaux, the use of or ntation in religious buildings is sarcastic given the value of the ornaments and the economic position of the congregation. In addition, the use of golden and other expensive relics draws the people from the path of piety. Specifically, he says that the material ornaments are made of gold and clothed with valuable minerals while ‘your children walk naked. In his opinion, it is ironical to put golden statues of the saint in a church where the poor worship as it distracts their devotion. Specifically, he argues that people end up admiring the shiny things instead of seeking righteousness. The relics covered in gold... Saint...
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Critique of Memo Paris in The Natural by Bernard Malamud
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...Bernard Malamud Memo Paris is one of the major women characters playing a critical role and purpose in the novel “The Natural” by Bernard Malamud. Throughout the novel, Memo is depicted as a destructive and materialistic seductress. The character depiction is critically important for the overall storytelling experience in the novel in a number of ways. This is particularly because the author, Bernard Malamud has skillfully used women characters to advance the themes of the story by presenting them as either saviors or destroyers. For example, Memo Paris character as a destructive force is counterbalanced by the character Iris Lemon who is presented... Other (s) Critique of Memo Paris in “The Natural” by...
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The Fraud Of the Century: The Case of Bernard Madoff
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...Bernard Madoff created the world’s greatest Ponzi scheme. A Ponzi scheme’s system makes sure that it completely disintegrates after the discovery of the fraud. The fraudulent activities of Madoff fell down upon the constant streams of redemptions after the financial turmoil. However the disaster is that the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), on several instances, comprising many reliable pursuers, had chances to inspect and discover Madoff’s scheme. The most known and exposed prospect was given by financial analyst Harry Markopolos. He presented a comprehensive financial statement to the SEC in 2005, showing compelling proofs of Madoff’s fraud... Analyzing the Madoff Case Summary of the Case...
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Bernard Arnault And His Duality Pioneering Act Of Lvmh
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...Bernard Arnault, who is believed to be Europe’s wealthiest man, has shifted business focus to Asia, particularly the emerging markets of China and India. Combine these two countries in terms... Globalization 1. Introduction It is often said that international companies which have become tools for globalization have made the world a marketplace where peoples and countries have no recourse but to buy what they do not want to buy. Globalization, despite its many setbacks, has also positive benefits. Due to globalization, national borders are not very important now, and there is the interconnectedness of organizations and businesses, while countries focus more on deregulation, privatization and liberaliza...
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Book Report on Pygmalion by George Bernard Shaw
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...Bernard Shaw has created memorable characters. What makes these characters memorable is their distinct personality traits that make them stand apart. In this essay, we are going to discuss three such distinct traits of the main character of the play, Professor Higgins. The essay will also portray if these traits change or develop over the course of the story. Character traits can be identified in thinking, speaking, and actions of a person. We are going to analyse the following traits of Professor Higgins: 1. Thinking – He is absent-minded 2. Speaking – He is harsh and bullies people... ?Pygmalion – Analysis Assignment A – Analysis of Character Traits Higgins Introduction In the play Pygmalion, George...
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The St. Bernard Dog Problem: Effects of Consuming Ethanol on Body Temperature
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...Bernard dogs have been painted carrying barrels of strong alcoholic drinks around their necks. Historical accounts explain that the drinks were principally used to make warm the rescued victims. Nevertheless, the Saint Bernard’s Hospice fraternity has often denied this allegation and insisted that the depiction only originated from an earlier portrait (Rudolph 7). In actual sense, the claim that alcoholic drinks can save rescued victims from hypothermia does not seem to hold any grounds (Iversen 51). Instead, such drinks only put the lives of the victims at risk. As a result, it is extremely significant to establish the genuine... Alcohol and Body Temperature Introduction For several years, Saint...
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The Plight Of The Artist in Modern Drama, A Study on Bernard Shaw's Pygmalion
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...Bernard Shaw examines the causes, process and consequences of changing identities in Pygmalion within the said setting. Several scholars studied the implications of social class and culture to identity transformation and the problems included in it. Literature Review Terry Nienhuis analyses Pygmalion’s various conflicts, usually between the person and society, and the person against another person. He asserts that Higgins’ plight is that, despite his intelligence, social class, and education, he lacks the breeding that is fitting for an emphatic human being (Nienhuis 3). Several times in the drama... March 11, Literature Review for Pygmalion Nineteenth-century London is a place and gender differences....
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The Elephant Man, Bernard Pomerance write a a comparison of two characters in the play
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...Bernard. (1979). The Elephant Man. New York: Samuel French.... Thesis ment: Dr. Treves and Joseph Merrick want to have different lives, but remain trapped by unique fates. Outline I. Introduction II. Dr. Treves a. Profession b. Characteristics of unreached perfection in life. III. Joseph Merrick a. Profession b. Disease IV. Comparison a. Similarities between Dr. Treves and Joseph Merrick. b. Differences between Dr. Treves and Joseph Merrick. V. Conclusion Dr. Treves and Joseph Merrick want to have different lives, but remain trapped by unique fates. Dr. Treves desires perfection, Merrick wants to be normal. Their professions as a doctor and sideshow freak respectively are vehicles that do not take them t...
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The Crisis of Islam: Holy War, Unholy Terror by Bernard Lewis
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...Bernard Lewis was born on the 31st of May 1916 and he is a British- American historian who specializes in oriental studies. Lewis is well known as a political commentator and also as a public intellectual and at the same time, he is a professor of Near Eastern studies at Princeton University. His expertise is directed towards the history of Islam religion and the interactions that exist between Islam and the West. Additionally, he is also noted for his academic... The Crisis of Islam: Holy War, Unholy Terror Insert History Introduction The Crisis of Islam: Holy War, Unholy Terror book was publishedin the year 2004 by the Random House Publishing Group. In this book, the author tries to examine the...
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Research paper for modern philosophy, The Fable of the Bees by Bernard Mandeville
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...Bernard Mandeville’s, The Fable of the Bees Introduction: In the year 1714, Bernard Mandeville created quite a few ripples among scholars of Philosophy and Economics through his work, The Fable of the Bees. To say that the poem and the explanatory prose caused the raising of many eyebrows is certainly an understatement. This was because the poem seemed to upset the apple cart of virtue – a prized symbol of both private and public life, at the time. There were very few men and women who believed that being virtuous was the second best quality required of them. He forced them to look at life from a totally new perspective. What was also of great import was the style in which the whole... An insight into...
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Bernard Lawrence Bernie Madoff
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...Bad Business: The Unethical and Illegal Activities of Bernie Madoff WRITE HERE Floyd Business Law 100 Nov. 22, Bernie Madoff, a former chairman of the NASDAQ stock market, investment advisor, and stock broker, was incarcerated in 2009 for illegal business practices. The many crimes he pleaded guilty to had negative effects on several parties, including private investors, investment groups, and banks. The use of business safeguards such may have prevented some of the negative impacts of Madoff’s business practices; and use of good business and investment practices may have prevented much of the losses experienced by private investors. Under criminal and civil law, several types of legal... Business:...
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Rights of Indigenous People to Self-Determination - The example of Bernard Ominayak / Lubican Lake Ban case
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...Bernard Ominayak, who at that time was the chief of Lubicon Lake Band resulted to a decision being made by the committee handling the case... Running head: Indigenous People and the Right to Self Determination Indigenous People and the Right to Self Determination In the recent times, the count of the indigenous people was taken and it was found that, they are about 370 million hosted in about 70 countries. These individuals are said to retain several social aspects which includes; traditions, politics, cultural as well as economic aspects (Ivison, Patton, & Sanders 2000). These social aspects, as compared to those of the environment they live in, are unique and differentiated. The descendants of these ind...
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Compare and Contrast these two literary works: The secret Life of Walter Mitty by Thurber and Im Going by Bernard
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...Bernard's play “I'm Going” and Thurber's short story “The Secret Life of Walter Mitty” describe their ideas regarding men and women and their marriages. Their stories are examples of comedic treatments of marriage, but with underlying cutting satire of what it means to be married and to “become” a man or woman in their times. This paper compares and contrasts the content, form, and writing style of Bernard and Thurber using personal analysis and research. The stories have similar content, where they both see marriage as a trap for men and women's dreams and they use similar themes on reality... ? Marriage, gender, materialism, and technology August 14, Marriage, gender, materialism, and technology...
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An exploration of notions of 'order' present in Bernard Tschumi's deconstructive architecture of the late 70's
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...BERNARD TSCHUMI’S DECONSTRUCTIVE ARCHITECTURE FROM MID-1970s TO EARLY 1980s Introduction Bernard Tschumi born 1944 in Switzerland, is well known as an academician, author and architect. Tschumi’s work as theoretician and designer have contributed to his distinctive avant-garde approach to architecture1. Several key issues have been a part of architectural discourse from the mid-1970s till the early-1980s, including deconstructive theory and concepts of event and programme. Significantly, the notion of ‘order’ in architecture has been understood in various ways. Bernard Tschumi’s incorporation of ‘order’ in his work is evident from various buildings he... ?AN EXPLORATION OF NOTIONS OF ‘ORDER’ PRESENT IN...
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A five paragraph essay (introduction, three body paragraphs, conclusion) discussing how Bernard Shaw accurately depicted his era in Pygmalion
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...Bernard Shaw Accurately Depicted His Era in Pygmalion Introduction The play Pygmalion by Bernard Shaw carries in itself a number of themes that depicted his era in Pygmalion. The play encompasses the following themes that are evident throughout the play; (a) the social classes within Pygmalion and in particular the upper class are based on the background and wealth, (b) education is the main thing to distinguish the various classes in Pygmalion, and (c) there was a popular belief at that period that individuals cannot move from one social class to the other in Pygmalion. The differences of the social classes in regard to education, economic status, and the position in the society are quite... How Bernard ...
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'Was the Order of the Knights Templar actually fathered by the POLITICS of Bernard of Clairvaux (St.Bernard) If so, what were his (possibly hidden)intentions
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...Bernard of Clairvaux. The second half of theeleventh century was a period of upheaval in the Roman Catholic Church, characterized by the interference of Western European Christian monarchs in church affairs, confrontations between the Church and the State and a politically undermined papacy. Emperor Henri III of Germany widened the papal schism of 1050 between Benoit IX, Sylvester III and Gregory VI; 1075 witnessed the Investiture Quarrel between Pope Gregory VII and the German Emperor Henri IV; Pope Urban II excommunicated King Philippe I of France in 1094. Despite the success of the First Crusade (1096 – 1099), the Kingdom of Jerusalem was far from secure... The Order of the Knights Templar and St....
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Explore the ways in which Bernard ODonoghue presents the sense of loss in Round the Campfire and consider to what extent it is typical of ODonoghues poetry
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...Bernard O’Donoghue presents a sense of loss in Round the Campfire Introduction O’Donoghue opens “round the campfire” in a style that highlights the dominant themes of his poetry, including the serenity of rural neighborhoods, the recall of homely memories about the past and the acknowledgement of mortality.1The opening lines make reference to the theme of mortality and a sense of loss by mentioning the setting of the daughter’s memorial, as “the Grossie Bridge” that is still characterized by the “half-burnt tin and non-biodegradable plastic”.2After introducing the reader to the memorial site that reminded the poet of the loss of the daughter, the emphasis of losing the daughter... Explore the ways that...
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Story with conflict
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...BERNARD enters and sits at his usual seat in the bar, but today he carries his laptop and opens it as soon as he orders his drink. JAMES looks at him inquisitively especially after three men, MALECK, WYCLIFF and KEN join him at the table.] INTRO I WONDER IF JUSTICE WILL COME TO PASS IN THIS WORLD THE RICH ALWAYS GET AWAY WITH CRIMES THE POOR RETAIN THEIR POSITIONS... AND CANNOT DEAL WITH THE “UNTOUCHABLES” I HOPE TO BE THE MAN THAT WILL DARE REVERSE THIS SITUATION JAMES: I have not received my pay. TOM: I have not as well. What is the meaning of this? JAMES: The boss says that the bar is out of profits. TOM: Is that our problem? We work so hard and… (He clicks so hard) JAMES: But the thief...
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Public health
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...Bernard (2008), public health is the art and science of preventing disease, prolonging life,and promoting health and efficiency through organized community effort. To what extent has public health contributed to improvement in health status and quality of life over history? Public health has contributed greatly to the improvement in health status and quality of life through; prevention of injuries, protecting against environmental hazards, preventing epidemics and the spread of diseases, promoting and encouraging healthy behaviors, accessing the quality and accessibility of health services, as well as responding to disasters and assisting communities... Public Health Introduction According to Bernard...
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Classifying Chihuahuas and Saint Bernards
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...Bernard and the Chihuahua The dog, canis familiaris, is among the 38 species ified as members of the Canidae family and the Carnivora order and is believed to have descended directly from the wolf, canis lupus (Galibert, Quignon, Hitte, & André, 2011, p.191). The number of estimated dog breeds is large with most possessing different characteristics. For example, the Saint Bernard is up to 100 times heavier than the Chihuahua. Controversy has developed as to whether or not some of the breeds still share the same species classification due to such great differences. This paper explains, supports and proves that the Chihuahuas and the St. Bernard breeds are of the same... Species ification of the Saint...
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Cooperative system
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...Bernard has laid out clear definitions for “effectiveness” and “efficiency” using which, the two can be clearly distinguished. Effectiveness is the name of achievement of organizational objectives, whereas efficiency is the name of fulfillment of ‘individual’s motives”, because individual’s satisfaction leads to cooperative efficiency. The two terms, efficiency and effectiveness are however, co-acting and relational in reality. It can be so said because effectiveness can also not be achieved until “individual’s motives” have been addressed and individuals have been satisfied. Satisfaction of individuals boosts their competence in work. Unless employees are satisfied, they can... ?Cooperative system:...
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Architecture and Disjunction-Book Review
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...Bernard Tschumi, those architectural writings are based on scientific facts and form a nucleus from which the architectural topic can be built... Running Head: ARCHITECTURE AND DISJUNCTION-BOOK REVIEW Architecture and Disjunction-Book Review According to Nikos A. Salingaros; an Australian born critic, mathematician and polymath known for his work on urban theory, architectural theory, complexity theory, and design philosophy and a close collaborator of the architect and computer software pioneer Christopher Alexander, the genuine architectural theory must have developed through two ways: the approach based on solutions that work historically and "not surprisingly, this strand turns...
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...Bernard Tschumi, those architectural writings are based on scientific facts and form a nucleus from which the architectural topic can be built and their works can... Running Head: ARCHITECTURE AND DISJUNCTION-BOOK REVIEW Architecture and Disjunction-Book Review According to Nikos A. Salingaros; an Australian born critic, mathematician and polymath known for his work on urban theory, architectural theory, complexity theory, and design philosophy and a close collaborator of the architect and computer software pioneer Christopher Alexander, the genuine architectural theory must have developed through two ways: the approach based on solutions that work historically and “not surprisingly, this stra...
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Compare/contrast investigational techniques and identify philosophical justifications for investigational techniques utilized in sociology and anthroplogy
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...Bernard, 2011). Sociological research methods include; Survey, which involves interviewing and administering questionnaires to a highly populated research area. The findings obtained are more accurate and true especially when respondents are anonymous. The investigator then analyzes the data collected to find out the similarities, differences, and trends (Kornblum and Smith (2011). He then makes a prediction over the area under study... . Observational research is another commonly used sociological research method. It involves direct observation of subjects reactions in a natural setting or in a laboratory. Information obtained is limited since subjects may feel embarrassed hence not open to...
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Cooperative Systems (Evolution of Management Class)
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...Bernard explains about organizations and their functionalities in very simple terms. According to him, behind the development of an organization, there are not individuals but a joint system that is created by groups of people. These groups of people contribute towards the organization as a joint structure diversely. Organizations have organizational objectives or aims that are to be satisfied and as wholly accountable, organizations have the duty to acknowledge the requirements of its employees in order to get closer to its objectives. According to Bernard, the organizational environment should be unceremonious so that an accommodating environment is there for employees in which, they can... ?Chester...
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...Bernard Lonergan explains that moral conversion means moving from a self satisfaction criteria to values that are ofinterest to groups. He says that moral conversion is not moral perfection but the act of withdrawing from a state of self-enclosure. From his explanation, it can be said that moral conversion is among the various forms of conversion related to religious and intellectual conversion. According to his description, this is the gap between changing values and converting to a better sense of responsibility over the world. Bernard explains that moral conversion has six stages and is based on advancing to higher and higher levels of moral thinking. The first level... is the...
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My Thoughts on Pygmalion
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...Bernard Shaw's Pygmalion: A Critical and Personal Review Pygmalion is a play that was written in 1913 by George Bernard Shaw, and it is one which was based on Ovid's tale of Pygmalion; furthermore, it tells the story of Henry Higgins, who is a professor of phonetics, and who ends up making a bet with his friend Colonel Pickering. The bet is that he can turn a Cockney flower girl (Eliza Doolittle) into a refined society lady, and he says that he can do so merely by teaching her how to speak with an upper class accent. The bet comes off as rather preposterous to Colonel Pickering and so he basically accepts, and one of the most key parts to the plot of this play is in regards to how Higgins... ...
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